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Enalapril (Enalapril) - Reviews, Ratings, Comments by Patients

 
 



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Below are Enalapril reviews, ratings, comments submitted by patients and caregivers. Based on a total of 2 ratings/reviews, Enalapril has an overall score of 5. The effectiveness score is 8 and the side effect score is 9. The scores are on ten point scale: 10 - best, 1 - worst. This information is not vetted and should not be cosidered as clinical evidence.
 

Enalapril review by 55 year old male patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Moderately Effective
Side effects:   No Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   high blood pressure
Dosage & duration:   10 mg X 1 p/d taken 1 p/d for the period of 5 yrs
Other conditions:   none
Other drugs taken:   dizothiazide
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   The treatment reulted in significantly lower blood pressure - in total a drop of over 30 points on both the upper and lower readings.
Side effects:   none
Comments:   The pharmaceutical therapy was combined with moderate excercise (eg. walking 3 miles 3-4 times a week) and life style modification such as meditation, enhanced body-mind awareness and diet changes, such as cutting eliminating red meat and cutting down on hot spices, wheat, processed grains and sugar and milk products, while significantly increasing complex carbohydrates, lentils, and dietary fiber.

 

Enalapril review by 26 year old female patient

  Rating
Overall rating:  
Effectiveness:   Highly Effective
Side effects:   Mild Side Effects
  
Treatment Info
Condition / reason:   management of Congestive heart failure
Dosage & duration:   2.5mg/day taken 2 doses for the period of one month
Other conditions:   mental health and liver problems
Other drugs taken:   aspirin
  
Reported Results
Benefits:   slowed the progression of left ventricular dysfunction into overt heart failure alone or with other agents in the managment of hypertension mangagement of congestive heart failur
Side effects:   cough, hypotension , proteinuria, impotence , renal failure , angina pectoris , tachycardia , eosinophilic pneumonitis, tastes disturbances , anusease anorecia , weakness fatigue insominca weakness
Comments:   monitor blood pressure , weight and asses for resolution of fluid
 


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